Masterworks of Chinese Fiction
Formerly: CHIN 304
A selection from the Chinese tradition of fiction and theatre, with a focus on the great novels, short stories and dramas of the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties. Studies Western and Chinese views of this literature, including introductions and commentaries for the novels. Readings are in English; Chinese versions of all primary texts, and secondary texts where applicable, are available.
- Credit will be granted for only one of PAAS 354, CHIN 304.
- Minimum second-year standing; or
- permission of the department.